Case Type: Judicial Review of denied Permanent Residence application on grounds of inadmissibility (Federal Court)
Case Name: Soudah v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2008 I.A.D.D. No. 2472
Case type: Residency Obligation Appeal
Summary: On July 22, 2007, a visa officer determined that the appellants failed to comply with the residency obligations set out in section 28 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (the IRPA).
Case Type: Appeal of Spousal Sponsorship Denial (Immigration Appeal Division)
Case Name: Hamilton v. Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Canada 2008 CanLII 77572
Summary: Mr. Hamilton’s application to sponsor his wife was denied by a Visa Officer, who determined that the relationship was not genuine and was entered into solely for the purpose of obtaining status or privilege in Canada.
Case Type: Appeal of Deportation Order (Immigration Appeal Division)
Case Name: ABC vs. The Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, 2009 CanLii 87866
Summary: The Applicant was ordered to be deported as he was considered inadmissible to Canada due to convictions for sexual interference, impaired driving and failure to observe probation orders. However, our team lawyer, Karen Kwan Anderson successfully argued against this order by persuading the Panel to consider the humanitarian and compassionate considerations of this case.
Case Type: Citizenship Appeal
Case Name: Zabad v. Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, 2011 FC 743
Summary: The Applicant’s appeal was granted and the citizenship application was remitted for redetermination by a different citizenship judge; no costs were awarded.